Little Silver has the 3299th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 0.6% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Little Silver is part of the New York City metro area. Unemployment in the New York City area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. New York City has the largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Little Silver is above average at $61,300, and the median cost of a home in Little Silver is $593,400, which is above the national average. 63% of workers in Little Silver hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 99% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Little Silver. 73% of Little Silver workers drive to work alone, 9% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Little Silver spend an average of 37 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.